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1750's French Military Barrack's foundation
1750's French Military Barrack's foundation
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Challenge: Tilted Horizon (Basic Editing)
Camera: Olympus E-10
Location: Fort de Chartres, IL.
Date: Feb 16, 2009
Aperture: F3.2
ISO: 80
Shutter: 1/60
Galleries: Architecture, History
Date Uploaded: Feb 16, 2009

I was at Fort de Chartres an taking pictures of the historical site (that I did not know was closed). I climbed to the top of one of the guard towers to get a better picture of the foundations, as I liked the geometry. I tilted the camera to get the whole foundation in the screen and didn't really think about the 'tilted horizon' until after I viewed it on the computer screen. It was a dark winter day and I think the picture may have been better had their been some sun.

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02/24/2009 05:18:39 PM
Good Shot
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02/23/2009 06:58:42 AM
The crop on the left is a bit tight and the froeground wall detracts from the main subject. A slightly wider angle and a more elevated position would have made a big difference.
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02/21/2009 09:44:25 AM
This photo would great work had the contrast been increased. It's still a nice photo.
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02/19/2009 03:06:50 PM
just a bit flat and dull in color...curves/levels? maybe even some brightness?
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